Places

  • Stonington is also known as: New London County / Stonington borough.

  • Stonington tourist attractions include: Mystic Seaport - The Museum Of America And The Sea.

Facts

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Westerly Sun.

History

The population of the town was 17,906 at the 2000 census. The first European colonists established a trading house in the Pawcatuck section of town in 1649. The present territory of Stonington was part of lands that had belonged to the Pequots who referred to the areas making up Stonington as "Pawcatuck" (Stony Brook to Pawcatuck River) and "Mistack" (Mystic River to Stony Brook). It was named "Souther Towne" or Southerton, by Massachusetts in 1658, and officially became part of Connecticut in 1662 when Connecticut received its royal charter. Southerton was renamed as Mistick in 1665 and again renamed as Stonington in 1666. Thomas Miner, Walter Palmer, William Chesebrough and Thomas Stanton were the founders. The town of North Stonington was set off as a parish from Stonington in 1724 and incorporated as a town in 1807. Stonington first gained wealth in the 1790s when its harbor...

The official website for the city of Stonington is http://www.stonington-ct.gov/.

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Stonington Obituaries

It was reported on April 16th, 2016 that Shirley L Higgins (Kenney) passed on in Stonington, Connecticut.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley L's life.

It was noted on March 18th, 2016 that David Woodsom Clapp passed on in Stonington, Connecticut.  Clapp was 61 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David Woodsom's life.

It was disclosed by Norwich Bulletin on October 9th, 2014 that David M Rigero passed away in Stonington, Connecticut.  Rigero was 62 years old and was born in Wichita, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David M's life.

It was disclosed on October 9th, 2014 that David M Rigero perished in Stonington, Connecticut.  Rigero was 62 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David M's life.

It was revealed on September 23rd, 2014 that Vilma Maiorano (Jackvony) passed away in Stonington, Connecticut.  Ms. Maiorano was 82 years old and was born in Providence, RI.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Vilma's life.

It was written on May 1st, 2014 that Maurice V Orlando passed away in Longboat Key, Florida.  Orlando was 91 years old and was born in Stonington, CT.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Maurice V's life.

It was revealed by Norwich Bulletin on January 25th, 2014 that George G Page died in Stonington, Connecticut.  Page was 74 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George G's life.

It was written by Norwich Bulletin on November 24th, 2013 that Florence "Betty" Rokowski (Cadwell) perished in Stonington, Connecticut.  Ms. Rokowski was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Florence "Betty"'s life.

It was revealed by Norwich Bulletin on October 7th, 2013 that George J Hantman passed away in Stonington, Connecticut.  Hantman was 98 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor George J's life.

It was written on March 3rd, 2013 that Elizabeth Lee "Tossie" Smith passed away in Stonington, Connecticut.  Smith was 85 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Elizabeth Lee "Tossie"'s life.

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Cemeteries in Stonington

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Stonington Cemetery Association Incorporated
345 N Main St
Stonington, CT 06378

Stonington Cemetery News

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Terryville, followed by a Mass at Immaculate Conception Church at 11 a.m. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimers Association, CT Chapter, 2075 Silas Deane Highway, Suite 100, Rocky Hill, CT 06067 ...
http://bristolpress.com/articles/2010/10/24/obituaries/doc4cc4eeb683575674445462.txt

Stonington CT Cemeteries 42 to 61 from the Hale Collection
Town Farm Cemetery # 42 Stonington, CT. Lamphere, Bridget Riles, wife of Asa, died Jan. 18, 1880, age 62 150 field stones. Pendleton Cemetery # 43 Stonington, CT
http://www.rays-place.com/cemeteries/stonington-42-61.htm

Stonington, CT Cemeteries
Wequetequock Burial Ground #8, Stonington, CT. Oldest cemetery in Stonington, located on east side of Wequetequock Cove. Entrance is on Palmer's Neck Road off Greenhaven Road just ...
http://alum.wpi.edu/~p_miner/Cems_Stonington.html

Helme Cemetery Stonington, CT
Babcock, Capt. Elias, died June 1, 1838, age 67 Babcock, Sally, wife of Elias, died Aug. 10, 1838, age 63 Fitch, infant son of Joseph & Lydia, died Nov. 23, 1834
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Stonington, CT Cemeteries
Oldest cemetery in Stonington, located on east side of Wequetequock Cove. ... Evergreen Cemetery #15, Stonington, CT. Located on east side of road at 345 North Main St ...
http://alum.wpi.edu/~p_miner/Cems_Stonington.html

North Stonington CT Cemeteries
Listing of Cemetery tombstone transcriptions for the New London County, CTGenWeb Project.
http://www.ctgenweb.org/county/conewlondon/cemeteries/NStoningtonCem.htm

Stonington, CT Cemeteries from the Hale Collection
6 Cemeteries in Stonington, CT. as found in the Hale Collection ... Stonington, CT. This yard is situated near the Stonington and North Stonington line in a ...
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Stonington, CT Cemeteries from the Hale Collection #33 to #41
Whittlesey Cemetery # 37. Stonington, CT. Whittlesey, Thomas, died Aug. 8, 1846, age 76 ... Paul Wheeler Cemetery # 40. Stonington, CT. From the Hail Collection ...
http://www.rays-place.com/cemeteries/stonington-33.htm